HONG KONG, JULY 19, 2018 – Hit reality TV series Asia’s Next Top Model is back for another cycle of fashion, feuds and rigorous competition on FOX Life, one of Asia’s leading general entertainment channels. Today, FOX Networks Group Asia and FOX Life officially announce the 14 young women who will compete in Cycle 6, selected from scores of auditioning hopefuls across the region who fought for their chance to take center stage in what promises to be the program’s most riveting cycle yet. Asia’s Next Top Model is the longest-running regional adapted TV series in Asia TV history.
Cycle 6 introduces one of the most diverse and captivating casts for Asia’s Next Top Model, from Hong Kong, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, Myanmar, Taiwan, Thailand, The Philippines, Vietnam, and Singapore. Each contestant will bring her own distinct look and extraordinary background to bag the coveted title of Asia’s Next Top Model.
Asia’s Next Top Model Cycle 6 will be hosted by Asian supermodel Cindy Bishop for the third cycle in a row. Renowned celebrity fashion photographer Yu Tsai will once again act as Creative Director to help mentor and guide the models through the competition. Much-loved Asia’s Next Top Model alumni are also coming back in Cycle 6. Look out for fan favorites including Monika Sta. Maria from Cycle 3, and Shikin Gomez and Nguyen Minh Tu from Cycle 5.
Executive Producer and Showrunner from Refinery Media, Karen Seah said, “Following the enormous reception from fans of last cycle, we are extremely excited to continue the momentum this cycle with pushing the boundaries of creativity and story-telling against the raw and edgy backdrop of Bangkok. Most of all, this cycle, we are injecting a brand new element into the show which will give the fans a more intimate glimpse into the girls’ journey and create a new dimension for future cycles to come.”
Dean Dezius, Vice President of Entertainment Channels, FOX Life & FOX, at FOX Networks Group Asia, added, “We’ve scoured the region to build a cast of truly impressive women, each with her own unique personal background and exceptional raw talent. Now entering our sixth cycle, we are once again thrilled to provide a platform for Asia’s brightest up-and-coming models to learn and grow as they test their abilities in fiercely competitive photo shoots. Bringing in fans new and old and creating an exciting platform for our brand partners, there’s no question that Asia’s Next Top Model Cycle 6 will be the can’t-miss TV show of the summer!”
Tune in to Asia’s Next Top Model this summer to get to know the 14 contestants and see who will triumph in weekly challenges, all testing the young women’s poise, intelligence and aptitude for high fashion runway and print modeling. Content will also be released online and across social media, giving fans even more ways to witness the nail-biting excitement of Asia’s favorite modeling competition. Presenting Cycle 6 of Asia’s Next Top Model are regional sponsor and Official Automobile Partner Subaru; Huawei, Official Smartphone Partner in the Philippines; and ést.lab by ESTETICA, Official Skincare Partner in Singapore.
Go beyond limits when Asia’s Next Top Model Cycle 6 premieres on FOX Life with a simulcast livestream on FOX+ on Wednesday, August 22, 2018 at 9.00 p.m. (HKT/SGT). For exclusive news and updates about the program, please visit www.asntm.com and follow AsNTM on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.